Simply Sintra

Outside of staying in the Cinque Terre, Sintra was hands down my favourite town over the last 2 months of my trip. After taking a day trip here from Lisbon, I knew that one day would not be nearly enough to experience the town and I would end up returning for 3 nights. Sintra became … More Simply Sintra

It’s Your Trip

In this post I want to remind you to make your trip YOUR OWN trip. You can listen to what others say, but don’t be afraid to visit somewhere based off of the warnings of a fellow backpacker!

Lisbon: Just Getting Started

Walking in the Alfama, where every corner has it’s own special view I’m on the train to Porto, having wrapped up my first stint in Lisbon (Nov 5-10). I was always going to make time to come here and people always said good things, but I didn’t realize how much I would love it here…